The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 158 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -3
Permanent jobs citing 3G 57 113 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.14% 2.07% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.42% 7.06% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 29
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1289 1601 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.81% 29.31% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 839 990 1187
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region.

3G Salary Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -25 28 £45,000 -4.25% 2
Slough +2 13 £37,500 -
Bracknell +21 5 - - 3
Newbury +10 2 £40,000 -33.05% 1
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 62 (68.89%) Telecoms
2 47 (52.22%) 4G
3 41 (45.56%) 2G
4 34 (37.78%) LTE
5 29 (32.22%) Cisco
6 26 (28.89%) Broadband
7 25 (27.78%) MPLS
7 25 (27.78%) Radio Access Network
8 24 (26.67%) GSM
8 24 (26.67%) Wireless
9 21 (23.33%) TCP/IP
9 21 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (23.33%) Internet
9 21 (23.33%) Smartphone
9 21 (23.33%) Degree
10 20 (22.22%) Juniper
10 20 (22.22%) Ericsson
11 18 (20.00%) BGP
11 18 (20.00%) RIP
11 18 (20.00%) UMTS
12 17 (18.89%) OSPF
12 17 (18.89%) Huawei
13 15 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (16.67%) CCNP
14 14 (15.56%) SLA
15 13 (14.44%) Network Security
15 13 (14.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 12 (13.33%) WiMAX
16 12 (13.33%) RNC
17 10 (11.11%) Amdocs

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.11%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 47 (52.22%) 4G
2 41 (45.56%) 2G
3 34 (37.78%) LTE
4 26 (28.89%) Broadband
5 25 (27.78%) MPLS
5 25 (27.78%) Radio Access Network
6 24 (26.67%) Wireless
6 24 (26.67%) GSM
7 21 (23.33%) TCP/IP
7 21 (23.33%) Internet
8 18 (20.00%) RIP
8 18 (20.00%) UMTS
8 18 (20.00%) BGP
9 17 (18.89%) OSPF
10 13 (14.44%) Network Security
11 12 (13.33%) WiMAX
11 12 (13.33%) RNC
12 9 (10.00%) BIG-IP
12 9 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
General
1 62 (68.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Legal
2 4 (4.44%) Back Office
2 4 (4.44%) Billing
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) French Language
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) Network Support
3 9 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (7.78%) Support Team Leader
4 7 (7.78%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) Team Leader
4 7 (7.78%) IP Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.44%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) RAN Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.22%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.22%) Account Manager
8 2 (2.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) Smartphone
2 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Handset
5 2 (2.22%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) UNIX
1 5 (5.56%) Windows
1 5 (5.56%) Linux
1 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (8.89%) DNA
3 7 (7.78%) Project Management
4 6 (6.67%) Network Planning
4 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.56%) Network Management
5 5 (5.56%) OpenUP
5 5 (5.56%) ITIL
5 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.44%) CRM
6 4 (4.44%) Fault Management
6 4 (4.44%) Network Design
6 4 (4.44%) Product Management
6 4 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.44%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.33%) Line Management
7 3 (3.33%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.56%) SQL
1 5 (5.56%) Python
2 4 (4.44%) Perl
3 3 (3.33%) C
3 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.22%) F#
5 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Degree
2 15 (16.67%) CCNP
2 15 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (11.11%) CISSP
4 9 (10.00%) CCSA
4 9 (10.00%) CCSE
5 5 (5.56%) CCIP
6 4 (4.44%) CCNA
6 4 (4.44%) MCP
7 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.22%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.11%) PMP
9 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.11%) CISM
9 1 (1.11%) CCDP
9 1 (1.11%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) SLA
2 5 (5.56%) QA
3 2 (2.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.11%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.56%) Netcool
3 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Cisco
2 20 (22.22%) Juniper
2 20 (22.22%) Ericsson
3 17 (18.89%) Huawei
4 13 (14.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 10 (11.11%) Amdocs
6 9 (10.00%) F5
6 9 (10.00%) Nokia
6 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (10.00%) Nortel
7 8 (8.89%) Remedy
8 6 (6.67%) Cramer
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle
10 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.22%) ION Trading
10 2 (2.22%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.22%) NetHawk
11 1 (1.11%) HP
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: ,Shift Allowance, Anual Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 25 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 25 days ago